Colour Expertise 2
The new MK1 Universal Commercial Mixing Scheme
MK1 Paints together
with OEM Suppliers Carrs Paints and Dispersion Specialists,
Rockwood, have jointly created a commercial paint system
designed specifically to meet current, and future legislation.
compliant commercial refinishing system now and for the
This has been launched as a complete EPA
With the introduction of two mixing components, 420 re-active
thinner & IL3494 hardener, both integral to the system,
you have the benefits of 420 compliancy, whilst still
maintaining optimum performance
Our range of tinters has incorporated the latest developments
in Pigment Hyper-dispersant technology, to provide excellent
compatibility with a wide range of industrial resin systems
Mixed colour flows beautifully, offers excellent gloss
from the gun, and its blend-ability enables refinishers
to maintain a wet edge for optimum results.
It’s ease in application @420 grams per litre makes
it the ideal Commercial Vehicle Refinish System
Colour Expertise 2 …..
A complete system
With 27 tinting bases
we can offer formulations for over 20 different
From the same tint base we can provide, through the introduction
of different binders, varying finishes, the most popular
2K Acrylic, 1K Synthetic, Quick Air-dry,
The formulating of new colours is on going in our laboratories
on a daily basis using the latest colour matching software.
Our intention is to build a colour library
for the future, which will include sets of sprayed
out colour swatches which are not simply colour
Our system includes two tint-able transparent
They are tint-able 2-pack high build transparent
primer and tint-able Synthetic high build
transparent primer. Both can be applied directly
to a cleaned steel chassis and provide added corrosion
resistance. Both can be tinted with tinting bases, which
is particularly useful when over coating with a colour
that has less opacity than others.
By simply applying the tinted primer,
you are left with an excellent durable matt finish.
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Priming systems developed specifically for commercial
Every type of substrate encountered by
commercial refinishers, can be served by MK1 400 primer
and Etch primer
• MK400 5-1-: Extra High build
anti corrosion filler primer, protection
for all metal substrates.
• MK400 5-1-1: High build anti
corrosion primer offering exceptional
adhesion, with an option of fast cure using IL3444 with
a pot life of only 30 min , or slower drying with extended
pot life using IL3395
• MK400 Wet on wet primer : anti
corrosion protection, eliminating the need to sand, which
will allow top coating within 30 minutes.
• MK IL3503: Etch Primer adhesion promoter for nonferrous
metals and galvanized surfaces.
BS Colour wall charts are available as are sprayed
out colour swatches of key commercial colours
Our formulation disc covers a large range of Commercial,
Agricultural and Industrial colours all indexed for easy
access. Each formulation is individually priced and the
strength of each mix can be adjusted within a few seconds
automatically adjusting your costs
Updated formulation discs are supplied on a regular basis